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  • Impulse control disorders and Parkinson’s disease therapies

    Posted by Forum Moderator on July 2, 2018 at 5:34 pm

    Impulse control disorders are characterized by the inability to resist impulses or to control specific behaviors. These include compulsive gambling, shopping, eating, and sexual behaviors, which can lead to serious financial, legal, or social problems, and, according to new research, more than half of Parkinson’s patients who have been treated with a dopamine agonist may develop impulse control disorders over time.

    Click here to learn more about this topic: Dopamine Agonists Linked to Impulse Control Disorders in Parkinson’s Patients, Study Finds

    Have you been prescribed any of the dopamine agonist treatments mentioned in this article? What are your thoughts on this research?

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